Garfinkel is a Partner in MCW Consultants Ltd., and Managing Partner of the Winnipeg Office, MCW/AGE Consulting Professional Engineers, since 2004.
Garfinkel offers more than 30 years of National award winning electrical engineering experience in the cultural, recreational, educational, commercial, and institutional sectors. Mr. Garfinkel prides himself in his excellence for healthcare, entertainment and other special use areas as well as custom lighting designs and illumination techniques. His MBA degree has enhanced his electrical engineering degree, and has allowed him to provide comprehensive management support for several large and sophisticated commercial, institutional, and municipal projects. Some of the projects involved innovated energy efficient design and numerous sustainable and environmentally friendly measures.
- Canadian Consulting Engineer Award of Excellence: Gimli Community Health Centre, 2007
- Consulting Engineers of Manitoba Awards of Excellence: Emerado Centennial School (2008)
- Consulting Engineers of Manitoba Awards of Merit: NRHA Energy Management (2009) and Beaver Brae Secondary School (2011)
Garfinkel was a founding board member from the inception of ESAM. He has participated in several education and marketing initiatives with ESAM including the study for the establishment of the Canadian International Power Training Institute (CIPTI), creating an educational and seminar package for South America that took place in Santiago, Chile on the Fundamentals of High Voltage Direct Current, and involvement in the Energy Access Partnership (EAP) in South Africa.